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Congress Heights Recreation Center

Congress Heights Recreation Center

Located just off of Alabama Avenue, SE this recreation center is one of the smallest facilities in Ward 8. The Congress Heights Recreation Center has several outdoor amenities and one of DPR's most popular playgrounds.

General Information

Address: 611 Alabama Avenue, SE
Ward:  8
Nearest Metro: Congress Heights Metro Station (Green)
Parking:  Street Parking Available
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri: 3:30 pm - 9 pm
Sat: 10 am - 4 pm
Closed Sun
Contact:  Direct: (202) 645-3981
Email: Customer Service


  • Indoors
    • Multi-purpose room
  • Outdoors
    • Basketball Court
    • Outdoor chess/checker tables
    • Parksite
    • Pavilion with a shaded playground
    • Softball Field - 60' Diamond
    • Tennis Court